W. Curtis Draper’s Sunday Cigar Recommendations: CA Top 25 Edition

For today's recommendations, we look at Draper's Selections from Cigar Aficionado's Top 25 Cigars of 2009: No. 1 Padrón Family Reserve No. 45 Maduro: Stronger than typical Padróns and is an intense smoke jammed with rich, hearty, coffee notes and a heady amount of spices, the leaves inside...

Cigar Review: Room 101 #305 (Robusto)

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="239" caption="Image courtesy of Ubi Cigar."][/caption] From Ubi Cigar comes a review of the Room 101 #305 (Robusto).  Room 101 is specially blended by Camacho Cigars for Los Angeles-based designer Matt Booth.  According to Ubi Cigar: The core flavors are leathery, with oak and an almost radish spice to it...

Announcement: Draper’s July First Friday Happy Hour Specials!

[caption id="attachment_890" align="alignright" width="184" caption="Image courtesy of San Cristobal Cigars."][/caption] Draper’s July First Friday Happy Hour Presented by San Cristobal Cigars takes place Friday, July 9, 2010. Featured Cigars: • San Cristobal Classic: A full bodied Nicaraguan puro, that features a rich dark wrapper. The smoke is earthy...